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Henry J. Kenia
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In memory of
Henry J. Kenia
Henry J. Kenia HACKETTSTOWN, NJ Henry J. Kenia, 85, of Hackettstown, NJ, passed away at his home on Thursday, May 31,2018. Born in Duryea, PA, on April 5, 1933, Henry was the son of the late Stanley and Sophie Goluska Kenia. Henry and his beloved family have lived in Hackettstown for over 55 years, having moved from Mansfield Twp., NJ. He grew up in Clarks Summit, PA, where he learned a strong work ethic on his family's farm. Mr. Kenia retired from M&M Mars Candy Company several years ago, having worked there for over 32 years as a coater. After his retirement, Henry stayed very active working on his house and yard. He was a member of the Gethsemane Lutheran Church of Hackettstown, NJ, where he participated as an usher and loved playing cards on Thursday nights. Henry enjoyed going to Applebee's with his beloved wife, Marlene. It was there that he could always find his favorite table available with a friendly staff waiting to share a laugh with him. Due to his lifelong work ethic, family values and moral character, Henry was more than just a loving husband, dad, grandfather and great grandfather; he was his family's unwavering hero and will be deeply missed. Along with his beloved wife, Marlene Green Kenia, Henry is survived by four children, three sons, Michael Kenia of Roxbury, NJ, Kenneth "Kenny" Kenia of Waitsfield, VT, and Kevin Kenia of Rochester, NH; and one daughter, Laurie Mahoney of Tannersville, PA. He also is survived by one brother, William "Bill" Kenia of Tunkhannock, PA; five precious grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a granddaughter, Janess Ashley Kenia. Visitation will take place on Monday, June 4, 2018 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High St., Hackettstown, NJ, 07840. Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 409 East Baldwin Street, Hackettstown, NJ, 07840. Interment will be at the Pequest Union Cemetery, Great Meadows, NJ. Donations may be given to the church in lieu of flowers. Online condolences may be sent to the family at cochranfuneral.com . Cochran Funeral Home 905 High St. Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (908) 852-3361
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In memory of
Henry J. Kenia
Henry J. Kenia HACKETTSTOWN, NJ Henry J. Kenia, 85, of Hackettstown, NJ, passed away at his home on Thursday, May 31,2018. Born in Duryea, PA, on April 5, 1933, Henry was the son of the late Stanley and Sophie Goluska Kenia. Henry and his beloved family have lived in Hackettstown for over 55 years, having moved from Mansfield Twp., NJ. He grew up in Clarks Summit, PA, where he learned a strong work ethic on his family's farm. Mr. Kenia retired from M&M Mars Candy Company several years ago, having worked there for over 32 years as a coater. After his retirement, Henry stayed very active working on his house and yard. He was a member of the Gethsemane Lutheran Church of Hackettstown, NJ, where he participated as an usher and loved playing cards on Thursday nights. Henry enjoyed going to Applebee's with his beloved wife, Marlene. It was there that he could always find his favorite table available with a friendly staff waiting to share a laugh with him. Due to his lifelong work ethic, family values and moral character, Henry was more than just a loving husband, dad, grandfather and great grandfather; he was his family's unwavering hero and will be deeply missed. Along with his beloved wife, Marlene Green Kenia, Henry is survived by four children, three sons, Michael Kenia of Roxbury, NJ, Kenneth "Kenny" Kenia of Waitsfield, VT, and Kevin Kenia of Rochester, NH; and one daughter, Laurie Mahoney of Tannersville, PA. He also is survived by one brother, William "Bill" Kenia of Tunkhannock, PA; five precious grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a granddaughter, Janess Ashley Kenia. Visitation will take place on Monday, June 4, 2018 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High St., Hackettstown, NJ, 07840. Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 409 East Baldwin Street, Hackettstown, NJ, 07840. Interment will be at the Pequest Union Cemetery, Great Meadows, NJ. Donations may be given to the church in lieu of flowers. Online condolences may be sent to the family at cochranfuneral.com . Cochran Funeral Home 905 High St. Hackettstown, NJ 07840 (908) 852-3361
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